Crystal Palace 1-1 Newcastle: Callum Wilson overhead kick rescues level for Graeme Jones’ Magpies

Callum Wilson has now scored six targets in his final six Premier League appearances

Callum Wilson’s magnificent overhead kick cancelled out Christian Benteke’s opener as Newcastle held Crystal Palace to a draw within the Magpies’ first sport because the departure of supervisor Steve Bruce.

The Magpies had been second finest for almost all of the sport however earned a share of the spoils when Wilson despatched an acrobatic volley into the highest nook after Palace had didn’t clear a Newcastle nook.

Eagles striker Benteke had opened the scoring 11 minutes into the second half, powering a header into the underside nook from Tyrick Mitchell’s deep cross.

Benteke additionally struck the woodwork in each halves, heading Michael Oliseh’s teasing supply in opposition to the foot of the put up within the first earlier than sending a looping header onto the highest of the crossbar within the second.

In an eventful afternoon for the Belgian striker, he spurned a wonderful alternative to revive Palace’s benefit when he fired into the side-netting from James McArthur’s via ball, earlier than having a late objective dominated out by VAR for a foul in opposition to Marc Guehi.

Palace’s sixth draw of the season leaves them in fifteenth place – 5 factors above Newcastle, who stay second backside on 4 factors and with no win this season.

Wilson objective papers over Newcastle cracks

Newcastle’s new house owners have mentioned the appointment of a brand new supervisor “will likely be introduced in the end” after relieving Bruce of his duties simply 13 days after the Saudi Arabian-backed £305m takeover of the membership.

The consortium has already held talks with former Roma coach Paulo Fonseca, whereas former Bournemouth supervisor Eddie Howe, ex-Borussia Dortmund coach Lucien Favre and Belgium boss Roberto Martinez have additionally been linked with the job.

Bruce’s exit was met with reduction bordering on jubilation by the overwhelming majority of Newcastle supporters – however there was little for the travelling Toon Military to get enthusiastic about within the early levels on Saturday as Palace dominated possession.

The closest the guests got here to a first-half breakthrough was when Wilson fired into the side-netting from a good angle after Emil Krafth’s goal-bound effort was cleared by Guehi.

It appeared solely a matter of time earlier than Palace doubled their benefit as soon as Benteke had nodded the hosts right into a totally deserved lead, however Wilson despatched the away followers wild with an impressive strike into the highest nook from Krafth’s flick-on.

The previous Bournemouth striker has now scored six targets in his final six Premier League appearances for the membership.

The Magpies rode their luck late on as Benteke’s strike was disallowed, however interim supervisor Jones can have appreciated his staff’s resilience in his first of two video games on the helm earlier than a brand new supervisor is because of be appointed.

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Crystal Palace

  1. Squad quantity13Participant titleGuaita

  2. Squad quantity2Participant titleWard

  3. Squad quantity16Participant titleAndersen

  4. Squad quantity6Participant titleGuéhi

  5. Squad quantity3Participant titleMitchell

  6. Squad quantity4Participant titleMilivojevic

  7. Squad quantity18Participant titleMcArthur

  8. Squad quantity7Participant titleOlise

  9. Squad quantity23Participant titleGallagher

  10. Squad quantity22Participant titleÉdouard

  11. Squad quantity20Participant titleBenteke

  1. Squad quantity11Participant titleZaha

  2. Squad quantity14Participant titleMateta

  3. Squad quantity15Participant titleSchlupp

Newcastle United

  1. Squad quantity26Participant titleDarlow

  2. Squad quantity19Participant titleManquillo

  3. Squad quantity17Participant titleKrafth

  4. Squad quantity6Participant titleLascelles

  5. Squad quantity2Participant titleClark

  6. Squad quantity11Participant titleRitchie

  7. Squad quantity14Participant titleHayden

  8. Squad quantity36Participant titleS Longstaff

  9. Squad quantity21Participant titleFraser

  10. Squad quantity9Participant titleWilson

  11. Squad quantity10Participant titleSaint-Maximin

  1. Squad quantity7Participant titleJoelinton

  2. Squad quantity24Participant titleAlmirón

  3. Squad quantity28Participant titleWillock


Crystal Palace

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 13Guaita
  • 2WardBooked at 27mins
  • 16AndersenBooked at 13mins
  • 6Guéhi
  • 3Mitchell
  • 4MilivojevicSubstituted forSchluppat 73′minutes
  • 18McArthur
  • 7OliseSubstituted forZahaat 66′minutes
  • 23GallagherSubstituted forMatetaat 86′minutes
  • 22Édouard
  • 20BentekeBooked at 89mins


  • 1Butland
  • 5Tomkins
  • 8Kouyaté
  • 9J Ayew
  • 11Zaha
  • 12Hughes
  • 14Mateta
  • 15Schlupp
  • 17Clyne


Formation 5-3-2

  • 26Darlow
  • 19Manquillo
  • 17Krafth
  • 6LascellesBooked at 59mins
  • 2Clark
  • 11RitchieBooked at 90mins
  • 14Hayden
  • 36S LongstaffSubstituted forWillockat 66′minutes
  • 21FraserSubstituted forAlmirónat 66′minutes
  • 9WilsonBooked at 27mins
  • 10Saint-MaximinSubstituted forJoelintonat 81′minutesBooked at 90mins


  • 5Schär
  • 7Joelinton
  • 12Lewis
  • 16Hendrick
  • 23Murphy
  • 24Almirón
  • 28Willock
  • 29Gillespie
  • 34Gayle

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